Artifact Details

Title

IBM Type 82 Card Sorter

Catalog Number

102669937

Type

Physical object

Date

1949

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place Manufactured

Great Britain

Identifying Numbers

Other number 0082-31-05810 Stamped into metal tag inside left side cover
Serial number 31-05810C3 Stamped into metal tag on center of right side

Dimensions

overall: 51 in x 60 3/4 in x 19 5/8 in

Description

Unit has 13 card bins labelled 0..9, 11,12, and "R". There is a counter for each slot, and a 14th counter for a subtotal.
There is a separate counter on the top right side.
The right side has the card input stacker with a brown bakelite weight.
The right front has a control panel with a 2 black pushbuttons, 3 toggles, an on-off switch, and a circular programming panel with slide switches for each sorting bin behind a circular hinged cover.
The top is hinged plexiglass. The power cord is 5 prong power cord of 380v 3phase power+neutral & ground.
5 fuses are located on inside of the right pedestal.

Category

I/O/punched card

Collection Title

SAP Collection

Credit

SAP Collection, Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3709.2007